Above, Lisa Busch, Cheryl Vastola and Shannon Haugland judging the fifth annual Adult Spelling Bee at the Kettleson Memorial Library on June 2, 2013. Jeff Budd and Don Muller, pictured at right, took first with the word “cygnet.” (KCAW photos by Erik Neumann)
Winners. W-I-N-N-E-R-S. Winners.
Taxes have dominated the conversation at the Sitka Assembly recently, as the city struggles to come up with an additional million dollars for schools. This week’s meeting erupted into a heated debate over the issue -- but there were also hints of some long-term solutions. more